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It may only be May, but the football field at Hurricane High School had a certain August feel to it on Saturday after an idea spearheaded by Hurricane head ...
Raymond Peak | Obituaries WV News
Raymond Peak, 90, of Hurricane, WV, passed away May 10, 2019, following an accident. Mr. Peak was the long-time mayor of Hurricane, WV, serving the city for ...
Hurricane senior to sign on for UK cheer squad Charleston Gazette-Mail
More than three cheers are in order for a Putnam County student who has realized her longtime dream this spring.
Prep softball regionals: Hurricane rolls to state tournament Charleston Gazette-Mail
HURRICANE — Hurricane's three seniors — Caiti Mathes, Taylor McCray and Zoey Dunlap — have played in some big games on their home field.
Christian's Sports Beat: Out in front Charleston Gazette-Mail
If you have read any of my previous columns, especially on running, you know that I am partial to runners in Putnam County, since that is where I live.
Prep softball: Hurricane breezes past Cabell Midland for sectional title Charleston Gazette-Mail
ONA — Zoe Dunlap slammed the door on the Class AAA Region 4 Section 2 softball tournament.
Timothy Scott Davis | Obituaries WV News
Timothy Scott Davis, 57, of Branchland, WV, went home April 28, 2019, to walk the streets of gold. Tim was the husband of Lana L. Davis, who celebrated 38 ...
Man arrested after shots-fired incident near Hurricane High School WSAZ-TV
It happened Tuesday night during an argument with another man.
Putnam teachers "heartbroken" by decision to keep schools open Charleston Gazette-Mail
WINFIELD — While 54 of West Virginia's 55 counties opted to cancel schools during a statewide strike of teachers and school workers on Tuesday, Putnam ...
Teachers Flock to Putnam County, WV in Support of Protesters WOWK
PUTNAM COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - Teachers from across West Virginia are making their way to the one school district not closed because of the statewide ...
Putnam school board hires new Hurricane High principal Huntington Herald Dispatch
WINFIELD - The Putnam County Board of Education voted Monday night, on a voice vote with no nays heard, to hire away the new principal of Kanawha ...
Despite strike, Putnam only county school system to remain open Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. - While West Virginia public school teachers and school *service* workers spent Tuesday on the picket line and packing the state Capitol, ...
Putnam County Schools stay open, teachers continue to strike WOWK
It's the second day of the statewide teacher's strike in West Virginia and, once again, Putnam County Schools were the only schools to stay open.
Leadership is in her DNA: Putnam County senior builds engineering future through community, academic focus WV News
Winning the title of EQT Student of Excellence from Putnam County is Tylee Oldham of Hurricane High School, who one day plans on mending the injured and ...
Putnam County teachers, service personnel will go unpaid because of strike Charleston Gazette-Mail
POCA — Rain poured down on students, *service* personnel and teachers picketing outside of Poca High School at 6 a.m. Tuesday.
Hurricane High School student juggles school and a Hollywood career WVAH
Like many high school students, Hurricane's Isabella Alexander has a part-time job. When she is not busy dancing on the sidelines entertaining fans during ...
Hurricane lefty Jonathan Blackwell excited to sign with Coastal Carolina Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. - A fan being disappointed when his favorite team wins a national championship is unheard of, but that's how Hurricane High School's ...
Motherhood not slowing Hurricane senior golfer Hart Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. — Olivia Hart says "bird" to her nearly 2-year-old daughter Penelope and the little girl smiles and flaps her arms. "Penelope is super smart," ...
Midland gets mercy-rule softball win at AAA power Hurricane Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. — Defending Class AAA softball champion Hurricane entered Saturday's contest with Cabell Midland at the Henry Henson Sports Complex ...
Putnam superintendent defends decision to keep school open - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
WINFIELD, W.Va. — When West Virginia teachers and school *service* personnel walked off the job Tuesday, only one school system kept the doors of their ...
May on leaving Parkland high school: 'I was miserable' - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
PARKLAND, Fla. — Former Hurricane High School football coach Willis May says he's done at Marjory Stoneman-Douglas High School. May was the head ...
Grand theft auto fugitive from Texas arrested in Hurricane, W.Va. WSAZ-TV
HURRICANE, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A man wanted in Texas for grand theft auto charges and a parole violation is in custody in West Virginia, after police say he stole ...
Bradley David Atkins | Obituaries WV News
Bradley David Atkins, 25, died at home on December 26, 2018.
School Building Authority awards 19 counties funding for projects - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — School leaders from 19 counties can breathe a sigh of relief after Monday's School Building Authority meeting. The SBA awarded eight ...
Bridgeport High School's Smith elected state DECA president WV News
During the West Virginia DECA Career Development Conference's awards ceremony in Charleston March 11, Alden Smith, a Bridgeport High School junior, was ...
WSAZ Explains: Why W.Va. teachers went on strike again WSAZ-TV
CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Tuesday was the beginning of yet another teacher strike in West Virginia. Last year, teachers went on strike for nine days ...
Jonathan Akers | Obituaries WV News
Jonathan Akers, 21, formerly of Charleston, WV, went to be with the Lord at his residence in Long Beach, CA. Jonathan was a 2016 graduate of Hurricane High ...
Hurricane High softball stars sign with Division I programs Huntington Herald Dispatch
Hurricane High School softball continues to send players to play college ball, with two signing at NCAA Division I programs on Thursday.
Hurricane's Caiti Mathes leads Class AAA all-state softball Huntington Herald Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - Throughout the season, Hurricane High School junior shortstop Caiti Mathes consistently delivered in clutch situations to lead the Redskins ...
Michael S. Raines Charleston Gazette-Mail
Michael S. Raines, 72, of Hurricane, was born September 28, 1946, in Charleston, a son of the late Willis and Virginia Edith Snyder Raines. He departed this life ...
Former Hurricane High head football coach safe after deadly Fla. school shooting WSAZ-TV
PARKLAND, Fla. (WSAZ) -- A former head football coach at Hurricane High School, who now works at the school in South Florida where the deadly mass ...
Danielle Renee Cavanaugh | Obituaries WV News
Danielle Renee Cavanaugh, 34 of Charleston passed away, Wednesday December 26, 2018.
Hurricane wins Class AAA title Huntington Herald Dispatch
CHARLESTON - For one full year, the memory of watching another team win the Class AAA state title was etched into every Hurricane High School baseball ...
Photos: High School Softball, AAA Games at Hurricane High Huntington Herald Dispatch
Cabell Midland and Hurricane face off following a AAA softball match between Spring Valley and Huntington on Wednesday, March 2, 2018, in Hurricane.
Hurricane teen earns rifle scholarship Charleston Gazette-Mail
HURRICANE — As a shooter, Bryce Ward has come a long way in a very short time.
Christian's Sports Beat: Taking it up a notch Charleston Gazette-Mail
They say you lead by example, and I think one of the best cases of that in the area is Winfield High School cross country and track standout Aaron Withrow.
Melissa Lynn Thornton | Obituaries WV News
Melissa Lynn Thornton, 45 of Hurricane passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 after a short illness. She was a Graduate of Hurricane High School Class of ...
Gov. Justice tells EQT scholarship recipients to work hard and acheive WV News
CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice told recipients of the EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship Saturday that they need to work hard in order to achieve their ...
Hurricane wins wild one over Bulldogs, advances to title game Huntington Herald Dispatch
CHARLESTON - No one wearing red will say Hurricane High School played its prettiest baseball game Thursday night. However, everyone wearing red will ...
Rev. Dr. William C. Ellis | Obituaries WV News
A great man of God, Rev. Dr. William C. Ellis, received his Heavenly reward Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
Airman Elijah Dante Lamont Drew Charleston Gazette-Mail
Airman Elijah Dante Lamont Drew, 19, of Hurricane, WV, passed away January 31, 2019, in his home. Airman Drew was the son of Patricia Wall, Thomas Drew ...
UPDATE: New South Charleston High School principal named WSAZ-TV
Gabriel D. King will be the new principal at South Charleston High School.
Hurricane's Cook to represent West Virginia at Boys Nation Charleston Gazette-Mail
Hurricane High School rising senior Adam Cook will be representing West Virginia at American Legion Boys Nation in Washington, D.C., later this week, and he ...
Ernest Dunlap Sr. Charleston Gazette-Mail
Ernest Lee Dunlap, 73, of Hurricane, passed away at CAMC General Hospital on March 9, 2019, with his brother and sister-in-law by his side. Ernie was a ...
Photos: Hurricane vs. Cabell Midland, girls basketball | Multimedia Huntington Herald Dispatch
Hurricane takes on Cabell Midland during a girls high school basketball game on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Hurricane High School.
Christian's Sports Beat: A band of brothers Charleston Gazette-Mail
I have written in previous columns about how the sport of running is something that bonds lots of people together while training and competing. I have found that ...
Hurricane looking to leave behind a softball legacy Huntington Herald Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - During the off-week prior to the regional softball tournament, Hurricane High School's softball team finished a practice and head coach Meghan ...
Photos: Hurricane vs. Parkersburg South, baseball Huntington Herald Dispatch
Hurricane takes on Parkersburg South during Game 1 of the West Virginia Class AAA, Region IV best-of-three high school baseball series on Tuesday, May 22, ...
Photos: Huntington High vs. Cabell Midland, boys soccer Huntington Herald Dispatch
Huntington High takes on Cabell Midland during a Class AAA, Region IV, Section 2 boys soccer match on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, at Hurricane High School.
Midland boys grow stronger in basketball Huntington Herald Dispatch
ONA - If Cabell Midland High School's boys basketball team had a theme song, it might be Chicago's "Feelin' Stronger Every Day."
Christian's Sports Beat: The streak continues Charleston Gazette-Mail
On Nov. 4, 2005, Kyle Cooper took the field as a member of the Hurricane Redskins high school football team.
Geraldine Melton Charleston Gazette-Mail
Geraldine was born on October 6, 1931. She grew up on Hurricane Creek Road, near Hurricane, WV. She graduated from Hurricane High School in 1949.
Top 5 Quarterbacks Class AAA West Virginia University Wire
Diving in to the talent pool of class AAA quarterbacks is an extremely hard challenge to pick just five, but we are going to give it a shot.
Christian's Sports Beat: Striving to go higher Charleston Gazette-Mail
One of the top girl high jumpers in the state is happy the track season has arrived, and she can concentrate on pushing the bar up some this season.
CEO of the city: Edwards brings business sense to role as Hurricane's mayor Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. — Scott Edwards, 48, of Hurricane, West Virginia, has served as mayor for more than a decade in one of the state's fastest growing cities ...
More than half of students in Putnam miss school on strike makeup day WSAZ-TV
PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- As educators rally in Kentucky, students and teachers in West Virginia continue to feel the impact of a nine day statewide ...
Hooked on fishing: Hurricane youth team becomes bass bosses Charleston Gazette-Mail
State teens are becoming bass bosses thanks to youth fishing clubs sponsored by B.A.S.S. Nation of West Virginia.
VIDEO: W. Va. receiver adjusts to ball in flight to make pretty one-handed snag USA TODAY High School Sports
Despite the large deficit his team faced, one West Virginia receiver found a way to make one of the catches of the year.
Truck totaled after struck by train in Hurricane - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
Driver was not injured in Monday afternoon collision.
New Putnam school board members sworn in Charleston Gazette-Mail
WINFIELD — Three members were sworn in Monday, marking the beginning of their new terms on the Putnam County Board of Education.
EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship 2018 recipients announced WV News
CLARKSBURG — EQT Foundation, the philanthropic arm of EQT Corporation, is proud to announce the 2018 EQT Students of Excellence Scholarship ...
Janice Lynette "Lynn" McLeod Charleston Gazette-Mail
Janice Lynette McLeod, age 64, of Hurricane, WV, went home to be with the Lord on May 27, 2018. Lynn graduated from Hurricane High School and Berea ...
Former Hurricane Coach Willis May remembers his fallen colleagues - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
Click above to hear Coach Willis May. PARKLAND, Fla. — Football Coach Willis May entertained a pair of college football recruiters and a couple of his players ...
Ronald Alan Forren | Obituaries WV News
Ronald Alan Forren passed away peacefully in Cabell Huntington Hospital on Nov. 14, 2018 at the age of 52. Ron is survived by his sons, Derek and Drake ...
Hurricane pitcher Perry drafted by Red Sox Huntington Herald Dispatch
The Boston Red Sox selected Hurricane High School pitcher Aaron Perry Wednesday in the Major League Baseball Draft.
Stronger Midland boys on path to first winning basketball mark since 2010 Huntington Herald Dispatch
ONA — If Cabell Midland High School's boys basketball team had a theme song, it might be Chicago's “Feelin' Stronger Every Day.”Knights coach Rick Chaffin ...
Area high school marching bands compete at Marshall Huntington Herald Dispatch
The Herald-DispatchHUNTINGTON - Area high school marching bands took the field at Joan C. Edwards Stadium on Saturday to compete for the title of grand ...
Dennis J. Wilson Charleston Gazette-Mail
Dennis J. Wilson, 69, of South Charleston, passed away on March 12, 2019, suddenly at home. He was a 1967 graduate of Hurricane High School and retired ...
Hurricane, Cabell Midland advance to MSAC baseball title game Charleston Gazette-Mail
HURRICANE — For nearly five innings, Hurricane was *content* to win with small ball. But late in the game, the Redskins flexed their muscle for a little more ...
Putnam teachers rally outside schools Charleston Gazette-Mail
WINFIELD — Christine Harrison said she doesn't see any other option but to walk out.
Amanda Lilly Charleston Gazette-Mail
Amanda J Lilly, of Hurricane, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 26, 2018, following a sudden illness complicated by an unknown thyroid ...
Culloden native, Marshall coach finishes with PR at Boston Marathon, pacing W.Va. field - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
Caleb Bowen was WV's highest finisher at 180th overall and told the story to WMOV.
School Building Authority hearing from school superintendents seeking needs based funding - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The state School Building Authority will hear from school superintendents from 14 counties Tuesday looking to get part of $45 million ...
Prep roundup: Hurricane, Wayne dominate all-tourney team Huntington Herald Dispatch
CHARLESTON - Hurricane High School landed five players on the Class AAA all-tournament team following the Redskins' 11-5 defeat of Wheeling Park in ...
Putnam school board suspends 3 employees | Putnam Charleston Gazette-Mail
WINFIELD — The Putnam County Board of Education voted during its regular meeting Monday to suspend three school system employees without pay.
Betty Ruth Henson Charleston Gazette-Mail
Betty Ruth Henson, 92, of Hurricane, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 9, 2018. She is now reunited with her beloved husband, Bernard.
Class Notes: Sept. 16, 2018 Charleston Gazette-Mail
Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit ...
Mary Lou Oxley Charleston Gazette-Mail
Mary Lou Shawver Oxley, of Teays Valley, went to be with her Lord and Savior on December 1, 2017, at home.
Hurricane freshman pitcher thrives in big games Huntington Herald Dispatch
HURRICANE, W.Va. - Tyler Cox doesn't do much of anything on the baseball field like a freshman.The Hurricane High School ninth grader has pitched like a ...
Hurricane softball targeting fourth title in five years - WV MetroNews West Virginia MetroNews
Hurricane entered the week with a 21-1 record, looking like the state championship favorite in Class AAA.
SSG Robert T. Cunningham Charleston Gazette-Mail
Staff Sergeant Robert Timothy Cunningham, 27, of Hurricane, WV, died suddenly on July 12, 2018. He was born December 27, 1990. He was the son of Teresa ...
Delbert Adkins Charleston Gazette-Mail
Delbert Lee Adkins, age 93, of Hurricane, WV, went home to be with the Lord on June 11, 2018, after a short illness. Delbert graduated from Hurricane High ...
W.Va. first lady announces essay winners | West Virginia Herald-Mail Media
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Three seniors at Washington High School in Charles Town, W.Va., placed in the top 10 in West Virginia first lady Cathy Justice's "I Am ...
Putnam Review Editorial: Tips of the hat ... Charleston Gazette-Mail
to the Winfield High School Students Against Destructive Decisions group, the sponsors of a Winfield River Sweep cleanup effort from 2 until 6 p.m. this Saturday ...
Stoneman Douglas football coach Willis May reassigned Sun Sentinel
Willis May, the football coach at Stoneman Douglas High School, has been reassigned. A robocall was released to parents on Thursday afternoon making the ...
Patty Lewis | Obituaries | wvgazettemail.com Charleston Gazette-Mail
Patty Lewis, 64, passed away at home, peacefully on September 28, 2018.
UPDATE: McDonald's fundraiser to help Hurricane HS student who collapsed at school WSAZ-TV
It will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, at McDonald's restaurants in Hurricane and Teays Valley.
Spring Valley left-handed pitcher Cody Sharp joins Herd baseball Huntington Herald Dispatch
SPRING VALLEY - Cody Sharp will line up against Huntington High 6-foot-6, 305-pound tackle Darnell Wright Friday night in a Class AAA playoff football game, ...
Man tries to lure middle school runner into truck WSAZ-TV
PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A community is on high alert after a man tried to lure a middle school runner into his truck. It happened Monday evening on ...
Photos: Hurricane vs. Point Pleasant, girls basketball | Multimedia Huntington Herald Dispatch
Hurricane takes on Point Pleasant in a high school girls basketball game on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at Hurricane High School.
Rivals in Rhythm perform for hometown supporters at Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center, in Clarksburg WV WV News
CLARKSBURG — Rivals in Rhythm, a collaboration among Washington Irving and Bridgeport middle school students, performed their award-winning show for ...
Cunningham, Neal, Damron win Putnam school board seats Charleston Gazette-Mail
WINFIELD — Rob Cunningham says he still has work to do.
North continues dominance in WV prep football all-star game Huntington Herald Dispatch
SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The South certainly had its share of splash plays, especially from receiver Curon Cordon. But the rest of the game went quite ...
Damron hopes to bring 'common sense' to Putnam school board Charleston Gazette-Mail
Editor's note: This is the fourth story in an occasional series on candidates for the Putnam County Board of Education.
Woodrow Wilson 2018 football preview WVNS-TV
School is almost back in session in Raleigh County and that means High School Football is just around the corner.
Hurricane looks for Region IV crown Huntington Herald Dispatch
HUNTINGTON - For the last three years, Hurricane's softball team has stayed in the Parkersburg area during their state championship run at Vienna's Jackson ...
Innerviews: Psychologist built on missteps to find her dance Charleston Gazette-Mail
We all make mistakes and false starts. Laberta Salamacha made her share. It didn't stop her. It helped her.
Cabell County Welcomes New School-Based Officers WOWK
With the teamwork of Cabell County schools, the Sheriff's Office, and Huntington and Barboursville Police Department, resource officers have now been placed ...
Class Notes: April 21, 2019 Charleston Gazette-Mail
Four Putnam County Schools' students have been named finalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Putnam County Schools' 2019 ...
Sens. Capito, Manchin Nominate Four Local Students to Service Academies Wheeling Intelligencer
WHEELING - U.S. Sens. Shelley Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., have nominated several dozen state students - four from the local area - to the ...
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